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Alsina Publishing-- Alsina Publishing is changing the way short stories are published. We believe in creating a global platform for authors with a transparent model that makes sense. Submissions

Astraea Press-- has changed their name to Clean Reads. You will find them at

Astraea was formed in 2010 when Stephanie Taylor saw the need for a non-erotic e-publisher that offers wholesome reads but still maintains the quality of mainstream romance. The first titles for Astraea were launched in February 2011. Submissions

Blu Phi'er Publishing

Blu Phi'er Publishing, LLC., formed June 15, 2005, as an independent press publishing all genres. Teh Phi'er Lady logo is a geistered trademark of Blu Phi'e Publishing, L.L.C. The company is based in Marshall, Texas. It is the brainchild of Michael L. Bernoudy, Jr., a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. Their company publishes print on demand books using Lightning Source, Inc. and  are sold in stores and through online outlets such as Amazon, Barnes and Noble, etc. Submission information


Established in 2008, Carnal Passions is the erotic romance imprint to Champagne Books, an independent small press located in Canada. Their books are available in electronic and trade paperback formats. As the erotica imprint of Champagne Books, they are not accepting traditional romance, mystery, science fiction, etc. Their current needs for erotic romance include: Science Fiction, M/M, F/F, and Fantasy.
Established in December 2004, they have continued to grow and have authors worldwide. Champagne Books publishes novel length fiction primarily in electronic formats. While paperback novels are available, they do not widely distribute them. Submission Guidelines

Coffeetown Press has been publishing the finest fiction and nonfiction since 2005. We are based in Seattle, Washington. We publish memoirs, literary fiction, academic nonfiction, nonfiction, and literary mysteries. Coffeetown is an approved publisher with both International Thriller Writers (ITW) and Mystery Writers of America (MWA). More information.

eXtasy Books

Devine Destinies is the mainstream imprint of eXtasy Books, a publishing company specializing in 'out of the box' reading. eXtasy strives to provide readers with a memorable reading experience. They publish paranormal, shapeshifter, timetravel, gay, romance, contemporary, science fiction, just to name a few.

Since they opened their doors in 2002, eXtasy has seen tremendous growth, especially over the last few years. They are always on the hunt for great novels. Submission Information

Grand Central Publishing (formerly Warner Books) came into existence in 1970. It became part of the Time Warner Book Group in 1998 and in 2006 was acquired by Hachette Livre; it is part of the Hachette Book Group. Grand Central Publishing launched its romance imprint, Forever, in January 2003, and has introduced and nurtured such new talents as Larissa Ione and Elizabeth Hoyt, and built established authors like Sandra Hill.
Forever Yours is a digital-only imprint tailored to fit the way you read today. They publish the best new voices in romance, exclusive digital shorts and novellas from Forever authors, and classic romance from Forever’s rich backlist. Any inquiries regarding our Forever/Forever Yours romance titles can be directed here:


Lachesis Publishing is a royalty-paying publisher of fiction works by authors, new or previously published. We are primarily an e-book publisher, though we do issue our books in print after the e-book publication. We do not offer advances, but pay quarterly royalties.

Lachesis Publishing charges NO fees to the author to be published in print and ebook format. We also provide the author with complete editorial services, exclusive cover art and distribution through multiple locations. All these services are FREE to the author.

Lachesis Publishing is currently closed to submissions.

Liquid Silver Books Romance's Silver Lining
Liquid Silver Books is dedicated to bringing high quality erotic romance to their readers. Liquid Silver Books is an imprint of Atlantic Bridge Publishing, a royalty paying, full-service ePublisher. Atlantic Bridge has been in business since June 1999.
They  are currently accepting all erotic romance genres. Submission Guidelines
Liquid Silver Books
Imprint of Atlantic Bridge Publishing
10509 Sedgegrass Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46235


Llumina Press

Llumina Press provides personalized self-publishing services including editing and marketing. Professional and out-of-print writers can get published quickly and easily. Aspiring writers can finish their works and get published, and even non-writers can turn their ideas into marketable, high-quality publications ready for distribution on the internet, in bookstores, and in specialty shops around the country.  Submission Information


Owned by best-selling, award-winning author Laura Baumbach, MLR Press offers the highest quality stories to readers of their genre, mainly gay fiction and erotic romance. MLR Press publishes books that span the range from historical settings to futuristic ones, and everything in between.
Must be 18 or older to view their website. Passion in Print is an imprint of MLR Press, LLC. (ManLoveRomance), and owned by author and publisher, Laura Baumbach, Passion In Print Press offers readers only the highest quality stories in heterosexual erotic romance. Their readers can expect to find pleasure, intrigue, and phantasy between the pages of every single book and in every romance sub-genre. Submission Guidelines


Painted Hearts Publishing


Formerly Dark Hollows Press

They publish and are open to all genres of romance including paranormal, contemporary, sweet, historical, and urban fantasy.  They believe our authors are artists and their talent shouldn’t be censored, so their authors present high quality stories full of romance, desire, and sometimes graphic moments that are both entertaining and engaging.

Submission Guidelines



Pink Flamingo Publications


An adult website, Pink Flamingo specializes in BDSM erotica, a catch-all phrase for ‘kinky’ erotica that includes bondage, spanking, master/slave stories, male and female domination, as well as a variety of fetish content. Titles currently on the site are consensual stories from BDSM to general erotica titles for those interested in lighter erotic reading. Submissions Information


Shadow Mountain is committed to providing books that offer values-based messages that strengthen individuals, families, and society. Shadow Mountain products are available at bookstores and other retailers nationwide. Submission guidelines
Deseret Books is a part of Shadow Mountain Publishing


The Wild Rose Press

Publishes only romance in print and electronic formats. They publish stories between a man and a woman with the exception of  their erotic line. Scarlet Rose accepts heterosexual and homosexual relationships. Submission information


Vinspire Publishing


Started in 2004, Vinspire Publishing is a print and e-book publisher. All of our books are available in print, and we offer a little bit of everything for the family including inspirational romance, historical romance, mysteries, non-fiction, young adult adventures, and children's stories. Submission Information



Web Services



BCreative Designs


Creative original graphics and book covers by Brannon Jones. BCreativeDesigns



Self-Pub Book Covers 


SelfPubBookCovers by Edie Keith: One-of-a-kind premade book covers where authors can instantly customize and download their covers, and where Artists can post a cover and name their own price.



Krisma Design 


Kris Matury handles all graphic design from digital to print. She designs anything from logos to business cardsm abd frequently works with independent authors, such as designing book covers, teasers, author signing banners, swag, etc. 


Lori Jackson Design


Lori Jackson will take care of all your promotional design, book covers, branding, and graphic design needs. More Information


Hook Media Group


We provide several digital media and promotional packages that will create a buzz around your business or event like never before.

website: Hook Media Group




Graphic Design Services - Book Covers, Logos, Marketing Emails and Newsletters, Posters, Presentations, Displays, Business Cards, Swag, etc.
Web Development and Hosting More Information


Tell Tale Pre-made Covers



Tell~Tale Book Covers is the baby of author Linda Boulanger, who happens to be an award winning cover designer as well. Linda works with authors from around the world to provide their readers with that all-important first glimpse of what they'll find on the pages inside. Teaming up with bestselling authors, debut authors, and everyone in between, her main objective is to make sure every author she works with falls in love with his/her cover  Tell Tale Book Cover Designs


Custom Book Cover Design and Formatting


Eye-catching book cover designs that will catch your readers attention and sell. 3-5 day e-mail delivery Unlimited revisions until you’re completely happy Custom typography Custom photo-manipulation NO stock-image fees Upload-ready book cover files (JPEG/PDF) ISBN barcode creation (for print books) FREE 3D eBook and print book rendering images Full rights to use the book cover design  Joshua Jadon



Stephanie Taylor


Need a great, easy to work with, and affordable editor? Over ten years experience! Contact Stephanie today.


Chrissy Szarek

FormFrom good to grate!great!

Specializing in developmental/substantive editing, as well as content, and line edits. Thorough and detail oriented, a self-proscribed nitpicker, with your book and your best interests at heart! She also specializes in romance books of all heat levels (and subgenres), from sweet to sizzling, but am skilled at a wide range of fiction genres, from commercial, memoirs, YA and NA, to horror and mystery. More information

Alternative Editing

If you are an author or you have authors looking for professional editing services at affordable prices in your line of work, I would love it if you could add me to a list you might have there. I've worked for eXtasy / Devine Destinies for more than 2 years and I've edited more than 200 books for them. I'm looking to break into the private / self-publish area of the business now. Thank you! Alternative Edits

Melissa Scott

A professional freelance proofreader specializing in proofing/editing fiction and non-fiction works. I reviewed your profile on Authorsden and I wanted to reach out to see if you have a need for someone with my expertise. More information

AMACOM is the book publishing division of the American Management Association. AMACOM’s broad range of offerings spans not only the critical business topics and leadership challenges of today and tomorrow, but also the issues that affect our lives, our work, and our world. AMACOM publishes non-fiction books on business, management, leadership, HR, training, communications, career growth, personal development, marketing, sales, customer service, project management and finance.


KeeWords Editing


If you're interested in working with a topnotch editor, KeeWords Editing offers you the best. Libby is an outstanding editor with award-winning and award-nominated books to her credit. She has over a decade of editing experience and a university degree to back up the practical end of things. Each manuscript is reviewed personally by Libby and a contract is offered for services on a case-by-case basis. You'll have an editor you can depend on to polish your manuscript to its finest. Contact Libby at



Book Covers

Strange Ways Designs

One-of-a-Kind book covers and character art. Strange Ways Designs


Literary Coaches and Speakers

Albert Flynn DeSilver is an internationally published poet, writer, speaker/trainer, publisher and writing coach. Albert is also a meditation teacher at The Spirit Rock Center. In addition, he is a speaker and trainer having taught writing workshops at conferences and institutions coast to coast—from AWP and The British Institute in Paris, to The University of California-Davis. 


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